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Camtek: 4Q Earnings Snapshot

MIGDAL HAEMEK, Israel (AP) _ Camtek Ltd. (CAMT) on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter earnings of $5.8 million.

The Migdal Haemek, Israel-based company said it had profit of 16 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for stock option expense, came to 17 cents per share.

The maker of automatic optical inspection and process enhancement systems posted revenue of $33.2 million in the period.

For the year, the company reported profit of $18.7 million, or 51 cents per share. Revenue was reported as $123.2 million.

For the current quarter ending in April, Camtek said it expects revenue in the range of $33.5 million to $34.5 million.

Camtek shares have risen 21 percent since the beginning of the year. The stock has climbed 27 percent in the last 12 months.

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